Gazette reporter Matt Smart found out what it’s like to have Retinis Pigmentosa, a visual impairment that can cause tunnel vision.
The fire service believes heat from the chimney caused the Bell Inn at Parkham to go up in flames on Monday
Video interview as the Gazette speaks to Bell Inn Parkham incident commander Neil Blackburn
What do you do if you find a stranded seal? As two are released at Combe Martin after staying at Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park, the RSPCA offers advice to anyone who finds a stranded seal
Emergency services attended the scene on the A39 after a car and two vans were involved in a collision in the Barnstaple-bound carriageway.
Police confirmed that Mr Collins was the man recovered from the River Taw in Barnstaple on Saturday
New drone footage has been released showing Westward Ho! from above - you can watch the footage here.
Victoria Park in Bideford was white with frost this morning (Thursday) with the swimming pool completely frozen over. See more pictures here.
The next high tides could wipe out a sea defence bank at Braunton Burrows near Velator
Watch the video walk through of the luxurious apartment development at former Narracott Grand Hotel that could make Woolacombe an all year around destination
North Devon fire fighters thanked for ‘tireless’ efforts and giving up their weekends to help control huge fire at Cathedral Green in Exeter.
Is your dog terrified of fireworks? Dogs Trust Ilfracombe has some tips to help petrified pooches this November
The chief pumpkin carver at The Big Sheep shows you how to create the perfect Jack o’ Lantern this Halloween.
Big Barnstaple protest march and rally as thousands show their support for local health services and say: ‘No cuts’
Roads into Square closed as flood creep over the river bank
Campaigners chant ‘they say cutback, we say fight back’ as marchers take to the streets of Ilfracombe on Saturday
Film competition set to showcase walks, wildlife and stunning views
Mums and dads given helpful reminder of what to do if their baby stops breathing
Catch the Sutcombe singer on The X factor ad breaks this weekend
North Devon Council is calling on drivers to report litter louts on the roads
Funding sought to restore and transform crumbling town centre church
Watch video: ‘Combe Christmas Appeal wins £1,000 in lights at national competition and community has raised £1,800 so far
Fitting send off for popular motorcyclist Dennis Pilon with hundreds of two-wheeled mourners
Watch: Aerial drone video of new Route 39 academy site near Bucks Cross
The Gazette got on the water this morning (Thursday) to watch as the historic steamship entered the River Torridge ahead of its permanent mooring in Bideford.
Bomb disposal experts carried out a controlled explosion on Blacksands Beach after World War Two grenade was found.
‘I didn’t know anything about it until I went for coffee with my daughter on Monday morning. She said ‘mum, you’re famous!’
Massachusetts police officer left baffled during bizarre call across the pond – Excuse me ma’am, did you say ‘Muddiford’?
The daughters of a popular Barnstaple bike enthusiast who died this week are asking bikers to create a giant funeral convoy for their father’s final ride.
Our man holds on tight, feels the Gs and even manages not to swear!
The fair was opened this morning (Wednesday) with its traditional ceremony, including a procession through town.
Barnstaple hosts second Colour Me Happy run in aid of North Devon Hospice
Actor from Barnstaple spent seven months enlisting the help of various celebrities to help with proposal.
Ex-forces personal trainer Jack Johns, 47, is scaling buildings, lampposts and even diggers to carry out press up challenge.
Update: Success Regime head responds as campaigners urge ‘no cuts to health services’ at the peaceful Red Line mass protest in Barnstaple
Gyrating video to Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta classic to raise money for ventilator appeal
Our reporter Matt Smart took on the gargantuan new Smokehouse Challenge at the Custom House - find out how he got on...
Head down to Bar62 for a fine array of drinks, from tropical tastes, sweetshop favourites and even smoking cocktails...
Wall to wall fancy dress as annual carnival parade takes to the streets
Emergency services have launched a campaign in High Bickington, warning ‘careless parking could cost lives’
The 50th anniversary show is proving a big hit with the crowds once again with monster truck madness and livestock galore.
Charity shares advice on common problems to look out for as a heatwave hits North Devon.
Cheers for festival trio mark the start of ‘amazing’ Green Man day
Addition to Methodist Church Hall singing group has links to 1950s rock and roll.
Quick thinking RNLI lifeguards sprang into action to help two 16-year-olds stuck in a rip current
North Devon’s first trampoline park opens on Monday (July 4)
Pro-Brexit campaigner escapes Westminster after decision not to stand in Tory leadership race
Veterans gather in Rock Park to honour the 100th anniversary of the first day of the horrific World War One engagement
Officers release CCTV footage of ram-raid on Ilfracombe pharmacy, in which culprit took 20 bottles of perfume while wearing a Scream mask.
Fresh High Street poll indicates how Barnstaple might vote in the EU referendum
Plans to grow Roundswell for the future are given the green light at County Hall in Exeter
Aeroplanes land on the beach and living history groups stage ‘beach assault’
Watch: The spirit of summer is released a day earlier than usual as Ilfracombe’s May Day celebrations enjoyed a good turn out
Veterans formally presented with medals at Chivenor ceremony
Councillors urged to ‘back Route 39’ and drop plans to launch judicial review.
A film producer and director who has led expeditions across the globe has produced a short film about a Barnstaple beauty spot under threat from developers.
Michael Gaunt needs your help as part of the Red Bull Can You Make It challenge.
David Bruce will be on ITV tonight (Tuesday) talking about how he believes his action hero Jason Statham would have tackled armed robber in a similar way.
‘Sidmouth animal can read minds’, says owner
Westward Ho! and Ilfracombe are among communities bracing for another high tide at 6pm this evening
Part of annex roof found in staff car park
The Appledore and Padstow lifeboats have returned home after more than 24 hours at sea following the dramatic rescue of the 300-foot cargo ship Verity
Ben Bengey, 19, has been signed up for a new industry promotional campaign
Dogs Trust reveals the shocking, lazy and farcical excuses used by people dumping their pets in the last 12 months
It felt like groundhog day as the Chancellor got to his feet.
The cute and comical video shows pupils getting stuck in to Cinderella-inspired dance routine.
Errant emu spotted wandering the streets of Ilfracombe...
Chivenor’s 22 Squadron has thanked North Devon for its support as it says goodbye.
Coastguard is warning people to stay away after thousands of tons of earth and rock cascaded down the cliff.
HRH The Earl of Wessex visited the new Seamoor Unit as part of his tour of North Devon today (Tuesday).
North Devon Gazette brings you the best way to keep track of the Rugby World Cup fixtures.
Guildhall is filled to the rafters for annual event which sees Barnstaple fair officially opened.
Emotional farewell at packed parish church coincided with first day of National Transplant Week.
Crowds were treated to a giant charity bonfire and spectacular fireworks display in Torrington last night (Saturday).
Benjamin Barton, 18, from Bideford was sentenced at Exeter Crown Court today (Friday).
View previously unreleased photos of evidence left at the scene of the crime, as well as CCTV footage of the robbery, here.
Shoppers queued outside of the TK Maxx store in Green Lanes, Barnstaple, ahead of the opening this morning (Thursday).
Video shows moments woman was rescued by RNLI lifeguards and administered CPR before being airlifted to hospital from Croyde beach.
Big waves are wreaking havoc for motorists who parked near the coast this morning (Monday)...
A woman was taken to hospital after five fire crews battled to fight blaze at Torrington terraced home.
As Benjamin Barton, 18, pleads guilty to attempted armed robbery at Coopers Jewellery in Barnstaple, detectives have revealed how ‘bag for life’ and an odd purchase held the key to solving the investigation...
Around 17,000 people flocked to Castle Hill Estate this weekend to party through the rain and sunshine at Somersault Festival.
Thousands flock to ‘best ever’ festival.
Fire fighters confirmed no one was on board boat when it burst into flames on River Taw last night (Tuesday).
Not a dry eye on the dock as residents gather to say goodbye to the Mersey class lifeboat...
Gazette reporter Sarah Howells joined the pilot boat on the River Torridge to wave LÉ James Joyce on her way to Ireland this morning (Thursday).
A high flying guest joins mourners at the funeral of Les Francis, 97
Barnstaple man comes forward after CCTV footage - and has not been arrested by police.
Watch the moment jewellery shop owner David Bruce fought off a would-be armed robbery in Barnstaple with a baseball bat.
Club members speak of their delight the day New Zealand star came to town.
Senior district councillors have been speaking about the ‘shock’ parliamentary result that has changed the political landscape of the constituency.
Barnstaple family sets up video blog to document the life of baby Noah, who was born with spina bifida in January.
Newly-elected North Devon MP ‘humbled’ by result
Sir Nick Harvey pays tribute to the community that has supported him for the past 23 years as Peter Heaton-Jones sweeps to victory.
Bell Inn customers have their say on who should be running the country with a spoof election.
Fire fighters called out to Mill Street in Bideford after fire broke out in the first and second floor flat of Mill Street building.
Within two hours fire fighters managed to get the blaze under control - more from the scene here...
David Cameron came out top in a snap poll following the last major TV event of the election campaign - but the majority of viewers said it would not change their mind on polling day.
As Barnstaple mum Heather Walters finishes her treatment for breast cancer, the bras will be removed from Youings in Barnstaple today (Thursday).
Will you see the partial solar eclipse tomorrow (Friday)? Or will there be too much cloud cover? Keep updated here.
Will you see the solar eclipse in North Devon? How do you view the eclipse safely? The North Devon Astronomical Society answers all your partial solar eclipse questions.
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